Introducing World Religions

A Christian Engagement


3. Buddhism

Video from Charles E. Farhadian

Chapter 3 Further Reading

Dalai Lama. Ethics for the New Millennium. New York: Riverhead Books, 1999.

———. The World of Tibetan Buddhism: An Overview of Its Philosophy and Practice. Somerville, MA: Wisdom Publications, 1995.

Gombrich, Richard, and Gananath Obeyesekere. Buddhism Transformed. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1990.

Harvey, Peter. An Introduction to Buddhism: Teachings, History, and Practices. Daryaganj, New Delhi: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

King, Richard. Indian Philosophy: An Introduction to Hindu and Buddhist Thought. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 1999.

Learman, Linda, ed. Buddhist Missionaries in the Era of Globalization. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2005.

McMahan, David L. The Making of Buddhist Modernism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008.

Merton, Thomas. Mystics and Zen Masters. New York: Farrar, Straus, & Giroux, 1961.

Nhat Hanh, Thich. Living Buddha, Living Christ. New York: Penguin Group, 1995.

———. The Miracle of Mindfulness: An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation. Translated by Mobi Ho. Boston: Beacon, 1975.

Prebish, Charles S., and Martin Baumann, eds. Westward Dharma: Buddhism beyond Asia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.

Rahula, Walpola. What the Buddha Taught. New York: Grove Press, 1959.

Strong, John S. The Experience of Buddhism: Sources and Interpretations. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thompson Learning, 2002.

Suzuki, Daisetz Teitaro. An Introduction to Zen Buddhism. New York: Grove Press, 1964.

Wangyal, Geshe. The Door of Liberation: Essential Teachings of the Tibetan Buddhist Tradition. Boston: Wisdom Publications, 1995.

Watson, Burton. The Essential Lotus: Selections from the Lotus Sutra. New York: Columbia University Press, 2002.

Williams, Paul. Mahayana Buddhism: The Doctrinal Foundations. New York: Routledge, 2001.